CHAPTER XVI. UTILITIES – SEWER REGULATIONS

 


ARTICLE 1. DEFINITIONS. 1

16-101.       Definitions. 1

ARTICLE 2. UNLAWFUL DISCHARGES AND DEPOSITS  3

16-201.       Private property; unlawful deposits. 3

16-202.       Natural outlet; unlawful deposits. 3

16-203.       Privy, privy vault, septic tank, cesspool; unlawful. 3

16-204.       Connection, public sewer; required. 3

ARTICLE 3. PRIVATE SYSTEMS. 4

16-301.       Private sewage disposal. 4

16-302.       Private sewage disposal; permission. 4

16-303.       Permit; inspection. 4

16-304.       Compliance; department of health and environment. 4

16-305.       Connection to public sewer when available. 4

16-306.       Private disposal at owner’ s expense. 5

16-307.       Additional requirements. 5

ARTICLE 4. SEWER PERMITS; BUILDING SEWERS  6

16-401.       Disturb public sewer; written permit. 6

16-402.       Building sewer permits; classes. 6

16-403.       Costs borne by owner. 6

16-404.       Building sewer; separate. 6

16-405.       Old building sewers. 6

16-406.       Building sewer; material construction. 6

16-407.       Elevation of building sewer. 7

16-408.       Surface, groundwater, connection to sewer prohibited. 7

16-409.       Building sewer connections. 7

16-410.       Permit application. 7

16-411.       Excavations. 7

ARTICLE 5. UNLAWFUL DISCHARGES. 8

16-501.       Prohibited discharges, surface groundwater. 8

16-502.       Storm sewer. 8

16-503.       Waste materials prohibited-flammable, toxic, corrosive, solids. 8

16-504.       Harmful, dangerous substances; may be prohibited. 8

16-505.       Prohibited discharges, special permits. 10

16-506.       Grease, oil, sand, interceptors. 10

16-507.       Preliminary treatment. 10

16-508.       Industrial waste control; manhole. 10

16-509.       Measurements tests, analyses. 11

16-510.       Special agreement not prohibited. 11

ARTICLE 6. DAMAGES, TAMPERING PROHIBITED. 12

16-601.       Protection from damage. 12

ARTICLE 7. ACCESS BY CITY - INSPECTIONS, REPAIRS  13

16-701.       Access, inspection; limitations. 13

16-702.       Safety; indemnity. 13

16-703.       Access to easement on private property. 13

ARTICLE 8. SERVICE CHARGES. 14

16-801.       Sewer service charges; effective date. 14

16-802.       Sewer service charges; non-commercial usage, amounts. 14

16-803.       Sewer service charges; commercial usage, amounts. 14

16-804.       Sewer service charges; outside city limits, non­commercial usage. 14

16-805.       Sewer service charges; outside city limits, commercial usage. 14

16-806.       Sewer service charges; persons with private wells. 15

16-807.       Sewer bond retirement charges. 15

16-808.       Total charges; outside city. 15

16-809.       Total charges; cooling, irrigation, now excluded. 15

ARTICLE 9. BILLING OF CHARGES. 16

16-901.       Billing. 16

16-902.       Delinquent accounts. 16

16-903.       Restoration of service; charges. 16

16-904.       Discrimination prohibited. 16

16-905.       Billing period; part month. 16

ARTICLE 10. SEWAGE DISPOSAL SYSTEM FUND   18

16-1001.     Sewage disposal system fund established. 18

16-1002.     Purposes; replacement, upgrading. 18

16-1003.     Sewage disposal bond retirement fund. 18

ARTICLE 11. RATE REVIEWS. 19

16-1101.     Rates; adequacy. 19

16-1102.     Rates, review. 19

16-1103.     Rates; notices to users. 19

ARTICLE 12. PLUMBING LICENSING.. 20

16-1201.     Plumbing, license required. 20

16-1202.     Plumbing; surety bond. 20

16-1203.     License fee. 20

ARTICLE 13. PENALTIES. 21

16-1301.     Violations, written notice. 21

16-1302.     Continued violations, misdemeanor. 21

16-1303.     Damages, person violating liable. 21

ARTICLE 14. INDUSTRIAL USERS. 22

16-1401.     Industrial users; cost recovery. 22

ARTICLE 1. CITY PLANNING COMMISSION   1

17-101.       Commission established. 1

17-102.       Members, terms, vacancies. 1

17-103.       Meetings. 1

17-104.       Powers and duties. 1

ARTICLE 2. FLINT HILLS REGIONAL PLANNING COMMISSION   2

17-201.       Name. 2

17-202.       Membership, qualification and term. 2

17-203.       Compensation. 2

17-204.       Meetings. 2

17-205.       Functions, duties and powers. 2

17-206.       Rules. 3

17-207.       Severability. 3

17-208.       Joint planning agreement. 3

ARTICLE 3. ZONING REGULATIONS. 4

17-301.       Zoning. 4

ARTICLE 4. FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT.. 5

17-401.       Floodplain management regulations incorporated. 5